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Florida Hospital Overbilling Case Heats Up

Florida Hospital repaid almost $3 million to Medicare following an audit, which the attorney for a whistleblower says is evidence their lawsuit has legs, the Orlando Sentinel reports.  The hospital says the audit was routine and that the amount repaid is far less than 1 percent of revenue, a minor matter. 
 

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